Corporate Information

SDEC: for GPs

Same day emergency care (SDEC) is a service within the Acute Medicine specialty for assessing, diagnosing and treating adults requiring urgent and emergency medical care. It is an area which provides same day emergency care in conjunction with the ambulatory clinic, and also provides an area where a large proportion of medical referrals can initially be managed before being discharged or admitted to the AMU.

For GPs: Inclusion and exclusion criteria click here

Last updated: 16 January 2023



Opening hours

5 days a week, 9am to 10pm (last referral - 7pm).


Same day Emergency Care (adjacent to the Emergency Department)
Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Countess of Chester Health Park
01244 364949


Inclusion and exclusion criteria

For a full list of inclusions and exclusions, click here

Last updated: 16 January 2023

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